Rods of smiting were magical items that could be found in Zakhara, the Land of Fate. Rods by the same name could be found elsewhere in Toril.
These rods had all of the powers of their non-Zakharan counterparts, but also had the chance to completely destroy copper automatons or living idols.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Steve Kurtz (1993). A Dozen and One Adventures (Campaign Book). (TSR, Inc), p. 32. ISBN 1-56076-622-0.